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Mt. Monarch cabin- fishing, off roading, hiking, biking or relaxing- come visit

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

Cozy Cabin just 10-15 minutes from Salida and Monarch Ski Area!

BOOK 4 NIGHTS AND GET THE 5TH ONE FREE!!

Biking, trails for hiking, fishing, off-road trails skiing and snowmobile activities nearby.

Cozy Colorado cabin, on one acre, centrally located in the Heart of the Rockies just 9 miles from Monarch Ski Area. Mt. Monarch Cabin is a convenient, clean and comfortable vacation rental right on a river and close enough to Salida for easy access to restaurants, art galleries and shopping.

Summer activities in this area are endless… ..whitewater rafting, golfing, biking, hiking, off road adventures and so much more.

Soak in the creekside pools at Mt. Princeton Hot Springs-just 35min away-offering full spa services, or Joyful Journey, just 30 min to the south over Poncha Pass.

Salida is a delightful community known for having Colorado's largest historic district. Monarch Mountain Ski Area is one of Colorado's gems reminiscent of how skiing use to be.

Mt. Monarch Cabin offers convenience yet privacy with star gazing from the private hot tub.

Celebrate anniversaries, honeymoons, or just get away. Mountain Spirit Winery is just an easy 5 min. or go shop at The Ploughboy, grab some local bread and cheese..paired with a bottle of wine and head back to the cabin! Or dine at one of Salida's restaurants and let the chef cook for you. Enjoy unique riverside dining or quaint restaurants unique to Salida.

Incorporated in 1880, the charming historic town of Salida was named as one of the 'ten best places to live' by television’s Fine Living program. Salida is known for its mild climate, plentiful outdoor recreational opportunities, and burgeoning arts scene, including the well-respected Salida Museum. It’s set beneath the Sangre de Cristo Mountain Range to the south and the Sawatch Range to the northwest with its 15 peaks over 14,000 feet in elevation (which is why the region’s nickname is the “14ers Region.” The section of Arkansas River that runs near the town is world-famous for whitewater rafting and kayaking.

One of our guest said it best..'It is much prettier than the pictures lead you to believe. Hot tub is right outside the back door and fenced on one side for privacy. Property manager was super and responded quickly to all questions. We saw llama, deer and wild turkeys wandering around the neighborhood while we stayed. Easy access to both the Monarch ski resort and the town of Salida. A Walmart about 6 miles into town so if you forget something, easy to take care of.'

-Five hot springs located within an hour and a half

-Snowshoeing/Cross Country Skiing

-Dogsledding

-Shopping

-Site-seeing

-Romance

• Approx. 9 miles from the historic City of Salida

• Approx. 10 miles from the Salida hot springs (facility includes public pools & private soaking tubs)

• Approx. 10 minutes from the local gun range

• Approx. 10 minutes from the local archery range (free lessons for kids!)

• Approx. 10 minutes from Monarch Ski Mountain

• Approx. 45 minutes to the town of Buena Vista

• Approx. 1.5 hours from the Royal Gorge

• Approx. 1.5 hours from Great Sand Dunes National Park

• Approx. 1.5 hours from Blue Mesa Reservoir

Rentals, Guides and Trips can be arranged and scheduled at an additional fee.

Keywords: Mt. Monarch Cabin, Monarch Ski Area, Salida Vacation Rentals, Hot Springs Vacations, Winter Get Away, Southern Colorado Cabin, Maysville, Arkansas Valley Vacation Rentals, River Suites

More Details

Owner
Leona Taylor
Member since: 2012
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 11, 2017

About Leona Taylor

We live in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. It has been a long time dream to live in Colorado, this cabin is a start. We feel quite fortunate to be able to share this special spot with other travelers.

Leona Taylor purchased this cabin in 2012

Why Leona Taylor chose Salida

We loved the river and convenient location to year round activities and the town of Salida. This area offers all we were looking for and so much more.

What makes this cabin unique

The cabin has all the conveniences you could want, but the river and fire pit give a feeling of camping outdoors. We get the best of both worlds. It is peaceful to sit under the covered porch and watch the rain or enjoy whatever wildlife might happen by. While there are neighbors within walking distance, the cabin is secluded and relaxing.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very Nice stay



Guest: stargazergsd(Corinth TX)

Date of Stay: 09/25/11 Review Submitted: 10/09/11

My husband and I spent our 25th wedding anniversery in the Monarch Cabin. The listing description is accurate. It was very clean and had all we could ask for. We travel with German Shepherds and the dogs love it. Salida is 10 -15 mintues away. Our morning were spent enjoying the fall color and a good hike. We were back to the cabin by 1pm at the latest for a dip in the private hot tub, a nap and then in to Salida for some very enjoyable meals. The kitchen is fully furnished and we cook several good meals there as well. I would highly recommend this outfit for those who are traveling with a pet and those who are not.

Recommended for:Romantic getaway, age 55+, pet owners, families with young children, sightseeing, adventure seekers, girls getaway.
Sep 2011
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Map

Nearest Airport
150 Miles
Colorado Springs, Denver
Nearest Barpub
10 Miles
Salida
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Salida
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Hwy 50
Nearest Restaurant
10 Miles
Poncha Springs, Salida
Nearest Ski
9 Miles
Monarch Mountain Ski Area
Car: necessary

Monarch Mountain Ski area is just minutes away.

Amenities

Salida Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Den - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cross country skiing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • skiing
  • snowboarding
  • snowmobiling

Reviews

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Mt. Monarch cabin- fishing, off roading, hiking, biking or relaxing- come visit
average rating of 4.8414636 based on 83 reviews
5

The private cabin with absolutely everything!

  • 5 of 5

Because I have Rheumatoid Arthritis and cannot do stairs as well as 1 of our 2 dogs who is 15-16 and cannot do stairs, I have to spend weeks trying to find the perfect cabin. We have stayed in some very nice cabins--but they never had every single thing we needed and more until this trip! This cabin is at the end of the road, private, no stairs going into house, inside the house or going out the back of the house. The bedroom has a King size bed, and very nice warm gas stove in the den, a hot tub right out the back door! The bed was very comfortable with very nice linens. At the side/back of the cabin is the creek. The owners have set up a very cool area with a firepit by the creek with picnic table and other tree stumps and bench for sitting. The kitchen has anything you could want. Very well stocked. We didn't have to call the owners once. Very easy directions for the cabin's heating, hot tub, etc. One thing unique about this cabin is the basket of snacks and sample bottles of wine--never had that anywhere else in 2 states! But the absolute first thing we always have to find is dog-friendly, especially for 2 dogs. But this cabin is dog-friendly too! Our dogs had a blast running around! We'll definitely be back! We had cell service the whole time! Thanks Taylors!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place to relax!

  • 4 of 5

Clean, modern, all the amenities you need, relaxing stream to sit by and enjoy a good book! Loved our stay at this cabin and would do it again. So much to do and see in the area!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are vey glad to hear you enjoyed your stay. You are correct, there is a lot to see and do. We have owned the property for a few years now and have still not seen or done everything there is to do in that area. Looking forward to having you again. Leona
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loved the cabin

  • 5 of 5

well furnished/river perfect/very clean/private/snow on the mountains when we left

  • Submitted: Oct 1, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review. I love the simplicity. It gets to the point. Hope you were able to see some fall colors. Leona
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5

Magnificent Mt. Monarch

  • 5 of 5

This cabin near Salida was very clean and comfortable and nicely decorated. Wish we could have stayed longer. We enjoyed the hot tub, walking our dog on the dead-end dirt road, and hiking up to Arthur Lake. The cabin has lots of necessary supplies for cooking and packing lunches. It is roomy and sunny. We hope to be back so we can enjoy the area by the river more. I highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are glad to hear you were able enjoy your visit. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We look forward to your next visit.] Leona
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It was wonderful

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful property great area with many things to do close by.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad to hear you enjoyed your stay.
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5

Glad we chose this cabin!! Absolutely zero complaints!

  • 5 of 5

Had everything that we were looking for in a cabin.

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy to hear you enjoyed your visit.
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning $50
Refundable damage deposit $250

Two nights stays may be available through out the summer. Contact owner to check for last minute bookings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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